Candleriggs Quarter



Work begins on 500-room hotel at Glasgow's Candleriggs Square

The start of construction on what will become Scotland’s largest hotel was marked on Friday by a ground-breaking ceremony at Candleriggs Square in the heart of Glasgow’s historic Merchant City, heralding the £300 million transformation of one of the city’s most prominent development sites.

Published 13 September 2021

Preparatory works begin at Glasgow’s £300m Candleriggs Square development

Drum Property Group’s £300 million Candleriggs Square regeneration in Glasgow’s Merchant City has taken a significant step forward as preparatory on-site works begin for The Student Hotel’s first complex in the UK. 

Published 18 May 2021

£81.5m deal signed to bring 346 Build-to-Rent apartments to Glasgow’s Candleriggs Square 

Candleriggs Development 2 Limited, the joint venture between Drum Property Group and Stamford Property Investments, has agreed an £81.5 million deal with Legal & General to deliver a major 346-apartment Build-to-Rent (BTR) scheme at Candleriggs Square in Glasgow. 

Published 30 September 2020

Green light for £300m Candleriggs Quarter masterplan

A masterplan for the mixed-use transformation of Candleriggs Quarter in Glasgow’s Merchant City has gained planning approval.

Published 15 May 2020